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Up All Night With the Dogs
Everyone grieves in different ways; I spent a year-and-a-half obsessively browsing PetFinder.
Why ‘You’re the Worst’ Creator Stephen Falk Had to Quit Dream Journaling
The show runner of FXX's sleeper hit discusses procrastination, his writing habits and the downfall of scribbling down his dreams.
The Mysterious Reasons Why Many Koreans Won’t Sleep Anywhere Near a Fan
Where did this thinking start — and is there any truth to it?
The Artistic Power of Sleep Paralysis
A conversation with Carla McKinnon, founder of the Sleep Paralysis Project.
How Goya's Drawing of a Dream Changed How We Think About Art
Goya's 1799 etching, "The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters," looked to the subconscious long before anyone else did.
Man, Wasn't Nickelodeon's Time Blaster Clock Awesome?
The slime-themed bedside device defined the mid-'90s Nickelodeon aesthetic.
The Dark Side of Lucid Dreaming
Described as a deep dive into our consciousness, lucid dreaming is more popular than ever. But what happens when participating in fantasies becomes a nightmare?
Exploring the Sleep Struggles of a Genius: Franz Kafka's Insomnia
Sleep struggles surfaced in the literary master's diaries.